• Digital Project Manager - Health Communications

    Location US-MD-Silver Spring
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    Palladian Partners is a seeking a forward-thinking and seasoned project manager to lead website design and development projects for our public health clients. The project manager will own responsibility for understanding needs, developing plans, managing timelines and for helping to establish predictable, efficient workflows and processes. He or she will provide leadership in executing the overall digital strategy to meet project and client goals. The ideal candidate will have a collaborative approach to leadership and problem solving. Drive toward finding creative solutions to improve public health solutions is a must.


    Palladian's clients include some of the biggest names in biomedical research and public health, and our mission is to improve lives through better communication.


    • Serve as task lead and project manager overseeing several web projects on key contracts
    • Provide leadership in defining the strategic approach, web design and development requirements and translating that into work plans, timelines and tasks
    • Play a leadership role on a team of digital specialists, content strategists and managers, UX designers, developers, and coordinators, including supervising staff
    • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders and respond quickly to project challenges, using timely and sound decision-making
    • Create and manage detailed work plans and schedules which identify and sequence the activities needed to successfully complete digital and web projects
    • Monitor the projects’ progress and make adjustments as needed to ensure interim milestones and delivery dates are met on time; adjust resources and priorities as needed, and communicate proactively with stakeholders
    • Take part in refining internal procedures, processes, and methodologies


    • 7+ years progressively responsible experience in project management of complex digital projects that include web design, development, and maintenance, preferably in a client service organization or agency; federal project management a plus
    • 2+ years of experience supervising staff
    • Strong communication and project management skills
    • Demonstrated knowledge of best practices for digital strategy and the software development life cycle
    • Experience managing digital projects and resources in a matrixed environment
    • Team orientation with a collaborative approach to problem solving
    • Effective spoken and written communication skills
    • Bachelor's degree 

    You’ll earn bonus points if you have:

    • Knowledge of agile methodology and familiarity with Jira and Confluence
    • Familiarity with open source applications and environments
    • Experience managing projects involving content management system migrations
    • Experience with Drupal

    Palladian employees are highly talented and are encouraged to think and work creatively and strive for excellence. This is a full-time, staff position located at Palladian's corporate headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland. Palladian offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and the satisfaction that comes from working on interesting, meaningful projects every day. Palladian's dynamic work environment emphasizes integrity, personal commitment, and teamwork. We invite you to explore exciting and rewarding career opportunities with us.


    Palladian Partners is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.


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